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A prose translation of the oldest surviving long poem in Old English, this production captures the mood of the original legend of a pagan hero defeating a monster, its mother, and a dragon in Scandinavia.

Public Domain (P)2016 Jack Chekijian

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Excellent narration!

Timeless magical tale, I never tire of Beowulf. The outstanding narration of Jack Chekijian served as an ideal carriage to the past.

Among the many audio books I listen to, this is a favorite. Satisfying in it's age and simplicity- don't miss this treasure.

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excellent narrator for Beowulf

the narrator was excellent for this poem. it made it much more enjoyable for the whole family.

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  • 10-27-18

A great story.

A great story of ages gone by. I would love to hear more poems of ower ancestors.

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